Suburb Profile Report for West Gosford NSW (2250)

West Gosford House: Median price $565,000, Annual capital growth 12.14%, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent $430

West Gosford Unit: Median price $366,500, Annual capital growth 3.85%, Number of sales 34, Weekly median advertised rent $375

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in West Gosford, 2250 have given investors a capital gain of 11.33%. This compares favourably with the 6.87% for NSW as a whole.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, West Gosford has given property investors a paper return of 6.55%. This puts Suburb as 227 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in NSW

Using the current median advertised rental of $430 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 12.14%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.96%

With a capital gain of -6.51% for the last 12 months, West Gosford, 2250 has performed for property investments than its average annual 3.85% property growth over the last 5 years.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, West Gosford comes in at number 292th in NSW.

West Gosford2250 is located in NSW which offers an average discount of -4.42% to property investors. West Gosford itself is showing figures that indicate -3.19% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

At number 92 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, West Gosford is in the TOP 10% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 39.65 for properties listed there.

HOUSE UNIT
$565,000 $366,500
6.55% -2.79%
11.33% -6.51%
12.14% 3.85%
$430 $375
13 34
3.96% 5.32%
N/A 39.65

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 1393
Median household income ($/weekly) 790
Median age of persons 45
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1400
Average household size 1.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 187 13.4
    35-44 years 145 10.4
    45-54 years 174 12.5
    75-84 years 141 10.1
    85 years and over 172 12.4
    Others 572 41.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 547 55.1
    Registered Married 346 34.8
    Defacto Relationship 100 10.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 960 76.9
    Croatia 19 1.5
    Papua New Guinea 39 3.1
    United Kingdom 99 7.9
    Other 34 2.7
    Others 98 7.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 26 2.2
    Christianity 867 73.0
    Hinduism 9 0.8
    Islam 8 0.7
    No Religion 271 22.8
    Others 7 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 75 13.1
    $400-$599 94 16.4
    $600-$799 76 13.2
    $800-$999 69 12.0
    $1,500-$1,999 61 10.6
    Others 199 34.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 517 48.6
    Employed, worked full-time 349 32.8
    Employed, worked part-time 133 12.5
    Employed, away from work 35 3.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 30 2.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 99 19.2
    Technicians & trades workers 75 14.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 71 13.8
    Sales 58 11.3
    Labourers 68 13.2
    Others 144 28.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 22 11.0
    Infants/Primary 60 30.0
    Secondary 41 20.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 34 17.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 32 16.0
    Others 11 5.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 466 39.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 372 31.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 353 29.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 280 47.6
    Fully owned 164 27.9
    Being purchased 110 18.7
    Other tenure type 34 5.8
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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